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Research and Markets: Global Maritime Security Market Report 2013-2018: Access Control & Biometrics, Surveillance and Tracking, Detectors & Communications

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/j5639m/maritime_security) has announced the addition of the "Global Maritime Security Market Report 2013-2018: Access Control & Biometrics, Surveillance and Tracking, Detectors & Communications" report to their offering.

The market research report analyzes global adoption trends, future growth potential, key drivers, restraints, opportunities, and best practices in this market. The report also analyzes market sizes and revenue forecasts across different geographies as well as industry verticals. North America (NA) is expected to have the largest market share in the year 2013, which is succeeded by Europe. In 2013, the highest market share is accounted by surveillance and tracking technologies such as underwater surveillance, video surveillance, Automatic Identification System (AIS), Long-Range Identification and Tracking (LRIT), radar, optronics, and thermal imaging. Furthermore, in 2018, it is expected that the market share of smart container technology will have a higher market share in the coming 5 years.

Maritime security is critical in the protection of a nation's security. It is important to defend against increasing maritime threats such as terrorist threats, environmental destruction, illegal seaborne immigration, and transnational criminal and piracy threats.

The crime against ships is one of the biggest concerns for maritime security professionals and sailors operating in high-risk areas. Pirates and terrorists use advanced technology which can cause serious damage to the ship's as well as nation's security. The solutions and services are evolving significantly to help safeguard the maritime transport system and offshore facilities from terrorism and unlawful interference. Maritime security provides advanced technology which is used for detection of hazards and also communication technologies to notify officials and services to combat the potential threats. The shocking rise in the number of piracy incidents which is inclusive of hijacking is fueling a burgeoning maritime security industry.

High-Growth Markets

1. Port and Critical Infrastructure Security: Port and critical infrastructure security is expected to have a higher market share in the next 5 years than vessel security and coastal surveillance.

2. Consulting: The consulting services are expected to have higher market share and also gather more revenues currently in the services market.

3. APAC and MEA: These regions are increasingly adopting international standards and following the compliances. The maritime threats are also mainly seen in these regions; especially eastern and western coast of Africa as well as the Indian Ocean. These areas are expected to be lucrative markets in the coming few years.

Key Topics Covered:

1 Introduction

2 Executive Summary

3 Market Overview

4 Market Size and Forecast By Technologies and Systems

5 Market Size and Forecast By Services

6 Market Size and Forecast By Categories

7 Market Size and Forecast By Regions

8 Market Landscape

9 Company Profiles

- Aegis Defence Services Ltd

- Bae Systems Inc

- Control Risks Group Holdings Ltd

- Elbit Systems Ltd

- Harris Corporation

- Honeywell International Inc

- Kongsberg Gruppen

- Neptune Maritime Security Ltd

- Northrop Grumman Corporation

- Raytheon Anschütz Gmbh

- SAAB

- Selex ES

- Signalis

- Sonardyne International Ltd

- Telecommunication Systems, Inc

- Terma

- Thales Group

- Traffgo Gmbh

- Trident Group

- Westminster Group

For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/j5639m/maritime_security

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